英語片語 eat humble pie 坦承錯誤

最後更新日期: 2022 年 10 月 5 日 by 阿莓莓KIKI

英語片語 eat humble pie 坦承錯誤

After the baseball team had lost the game, the boastful manager had to eat

humble pie.

在棒球隊輸掉比賽之後,總教練必須坦承錯誤

a pig in a poke—an item you purchase without having seen盲目購買(或接受)的東西

The soap dispensers that Judy bought turned out to be a pig in a poke, and she is now trying to get her money back.

Judy買的給皂機最終變成盲目購買的東西,她現在只想嘗試退錢。

 pour oil on troubled waters—to make peace, to calm someone down平息風波,調停爭端

When I tried to pour oil on troubled waters, the angry student ran out of the classroom.

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